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TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand Spain Reverses Its Decision to Allow Oil Exploration Off the Canary Islands
Environment  (tags: oil exploration, overdevelopment, Big oil, world, pollution, politics, oceans, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, nature )

Cal
- 122 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Spanish government's decision follows a 10-year stand-off with Canary Island tourism bodies, local politicians and residents, as well as environmentalists from all over the world - all of whom are concerned about the potential damage to the environme
PARADISE LOST? Bali Uprising: Plan to Convert Protected Area Into Golf Courses, Mall Spurs Outrage
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, environment, politics, OVERDEVELOPMENT, habitat, habitatdestruction, protection, oceans, wildlife, world, pollution )

Cal
- 126 days ago - news.mongabay.com
In a reversal sparking outrage from locals, and concern from environmentalists, the Governor of Bali, Indonesia has given the green light to a controversial development project in Benoa Bay.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Destroy Endangered Lands to Make Room for Walmart - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: pollution, overdevelopment, Walmart, environment, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife )

Cal
- 134 days ago - forcechange.com
Dozens of acres of an endangered pine rockland in Florida may soon be destroyed to make way for a new Walmart. Earlier this month, the University of Miami sold 88 acres of land in Miami-Dade county to Ram Realty Services
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Mega Resort Development Puerto Azul That Will Help to Destroy the Belize Barrier Reef
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, overdevelopment, proposed resort, protection, nature, world, wildlife, politics, oceans )

Cal
- 148 days ago - change.org
Belize is still a developing country but it has gained momentum and acclaim for its reputation on eco-tourism. We can and should continue eco-based growth in a healthy way for this tiny but very beautiful country.
Tobacco - Zimbabwe's Forests Are Going Up in Smoke
Environment  (tags: economic boom, deforestation, overdevelopment, tobacco, poverty vs. progressdevastation of the l, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, world, wildlife, habitatdestruction, habitat, energy )

Cal
- 152 days ago - theecologist.org
In Zimbabwe, 15 % of its natural forest has been burnt down as farmers free more land to plant tobacco. On current trends, the country will be a desert in just 35 years from now.
Rare Florida Forest Set to Be Leveled for a Walmart and Chik-Fil-A
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, overdevelopment, corproate greed, ecosystems, habitat, habitatdestruction, animals, protection, pollution, humans, nature, government, politics, green )

Cal
- 157 days ago - dailykos.com
bout 88 acres of rockland, a globally imperiled habitat containing a menagerie of plants, animals and insects found no place else, was sold this month by the University of Miami to a Palm Beach County developer.
Relocating Wildlife Will Cost Billions If Thames Airport Goes Ahead
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, cost of development, preserving wildlife, UK, proposed building, overdevelopment, protection, nature, world, wildlife, ecosystems )

Cal
- 159 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Providing alternative habitats for wildlife could cost up to £2bn if a proposed Thames Estuary airport is built, reports the BBC
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the Bay Delta Twin-Tunnels Project, and Protect the Pristine Northern California Watersheds
Environment  (tags: protection, pollution, Overdevelopment, water, drought, California, energy, environment, destruction, ecosystems, wildlife, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat )

Cal
- 159 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
the proposed project would severely affect critical habitat for many species, including endangered Delta smelt and steelhead and chinook salmon. In addition, it would decrease water flows, impact many other threatened and endangered species, exacerbate e
CANADA: First Nations Challenge Enbridge's Northern Gateway Pipeline in Court
Environment  (tags: energy, environment, destruction, ecosystems, Enbridge Pipeline, First Nations, indigenous rights, overdevelopment, habitatdestruction, habitat, politics, pollution, world, wildlife, humans, government )

Cal
- 159 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Several First Nations and some environmental groups have filed suit to block the Northern Gateway pipeline proposed by Enbridge Inc. through their territory, with a total of four legal challenges mounted as of Monday July 14.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Prevent Disc Golf Course From Destroying Wildlife Habitat - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, overdevelopment, wildlife, pollution, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, humans, government )

Cal
- 164 days ago - forcechange.com
Prevent the destruction of wildlife and fragile habitats by halting construction of a disc golf course in Hidden Lakes Park in California.
India - Now Nuclear and Environmental Dissent Is a Crime
Environment  (tags: dissent, acitvism, India, law, overdevelopment, development, govenrmentecosystems, destruction, environment, politics, pollution, radia-active, protection, world )

Cal
- 169 days ago - theecologist.org
In modern India any form of dissent from the neoliberal corporate model of development is being criminalised,
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Save the Beeliar Wetlands of Australia
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, overdevelopment, world, protection, nature, humans, habitat, habitatdestruction, government, green, wildlife )

Cal
- 186 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
THe West Australian government's plan for a four lane, five kilometre extension of the Roe Highway through the Beeliar Wetlands would damage the ecosystem irreparably.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Great Barrier Reef
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, conservation, Great BarrierReef, overdevelopment, world, protection, pollution, nature, humans )

Cal
- 198 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
The Great Barrier Reef is a global treasure, home to more than 1,500 species of fish, 411 types of hard coral, six of the world's seven species of threatened marine turtles, and more than 30 species of marine mammals.
Mexico: 22,000 Room Mega-Hotel Threatens 'Biodiversity Hotspot'
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, overdevelopment, corproate greed, biodiversity, world, pollution, politics )

Cal
- 208 days ago - theecologist.org
The core of the proposed development is the picturesque beach dunes of Punta Arena, where the desert meets the sea. This is no ordinary sea: Cabo Pulmo National Park is perhaps the world's most robust marine reserve and coral reef.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the Development of Michigan's Sand Dunes
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, ecosystems, overdevelopment, conservation, nature, humans, habitatdestruction, habitat, wildlife, oceans, pollution, politics )

Cal
- 223 days ago - change.org
Recently, the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) approved a permit to pave a two-mile long road through critical sand dunes along one of the most pristine stretches of Lake Michigan shoreline, just outside of Saugatuck
 

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